East Penn Press

Friday, November 15, 2019

Mary Kay Davey

Thursday, November 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Mary Kay Davey, 95, of Lawrenceville, Ga., formerly of Emmaus and Bethlehem, died Nov. 2, 2019, surrounded by immediate family. She was the wife of the late Norman Davey who died in 2010. Born in Winsted, Conn., she was the daughter of the late Kathryn Gladys (O’Neill) and Maurice Coffey.

She was a 1942 graduate of the Gilbert School in Winsted.

In 1957 the family moved to Emmaus where she was active in several clubs (she loved playing bridge!) and civic organizations. After living for several years in Oreland and Center Valley, the couple settled in Bethlehem in 1977.

Shannon L. Lutz

Thursday, November 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

1998 EHS graduate

Shannon Lyn Lutz, 39, of Kutztown, lost her four-year battle against breast cancer Oct. 31, 2019. She was the wife of Jesse Lutz.

She graduated from Emmaus High School in 1998, then worked at a daycare center and through Easter Seals as a capable and compassionate caregiver to individuals with disabilities. She graduated cum laude from Kutztown University in 2005 with a bachelor of science degree in education, with an emphasis on special education.

John Michael

Thursday, November 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

professor/architect

John Michael, professor/architect, formally of Post Oak Farm, Macungie, died Oct. 22, 2019. He was the husband of the late Gwen (Hubert) Michael with whom he shared 60 years of marriage and partnership in architecture/interior design and teaching. Born in Emmaus, he was the son of the late Michael and Anna (Miklos) Goduscik.

He attained the rank of Eagle Scout with gold, silver and bronze palms. He was a member of the Camp Trexler 66 Club and Order of the Arrow.

Anna K. Bokeko

Thursday, November 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Lower Macungie Township

Anna K. Bokeko, 93, of Lower Macungie Township, died Nov. 5, 2019, at the Phoebe Home in Allentown. She was the wife of Angelo W. Bokeko. The couple celebrated 59 years of marriage Aug. 6. Born in Emmaus, she was the daughter of the late William and Hattie (Bartholomew) Barto.

She was a graduate of Emmaus High School and enjoyed family gatherings and making ceramics.

George W. Lowin

Thursday, November 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

owner/operator George’s Sunoco

George W. Lowin, 84, of Macungie, died peacefully Nov. 5, 2019. He was the husband of the late Helen (Smith) Lowin who died July of 2016. Born in Newark, N.J., he was the son of the late George and Muriel (Stark) Lowin.

He owned and operated, with his wife, the former George’s Sunoco in Emmaus. Prior to 2008, he and his wife lived in Delaware for 19 years.

Charles A. Myers

Thursday, November 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Charles A. “Chuck” Myers, 76, of Macungie, died Nov. 4, 2019. He was the husband of Virginia Ann (Schultz) Myers. Born in Bosworth, Mo., he was a son of the late Merrill H. and Mary E. (Kinnear) Myers.

He served with the Army Corps of Engineers and was a Vietnam veteran and earned the rank of captain.

He was a graduate of the University of Missouri - Rolla and member of Sigma Xi.

He was a nuclear engineer employed at TVA and PPL.

He was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church, Allentown.

He enjoyed teaching and playing with his grandchildren.

Donald F. Williams

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Bethlehem Steel executive

Donald F. Williams, 96, of Macungie, died Nov. 3, 2019, at Lehigh Commons, Macungie. He was the husband of the late Joyce M. (Owens) Williams, whom he married Oct. 10, 1945. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Conard R. and Hilda G. (Stocker) Williams.

He graduated from Lehigh University in 1950, where he was a member of the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity. He served his class as correspondent and secretary.

He was a charter member and past president of the Westwood Heights Swim Club.